LARRP Annual Meeting

Event Logistics

Sunday, June 17, 2012
8:30–10:00 a.m. Atlantic Standard Time
Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre, Port of Spain, Trinidad
Judy Alspach -

The Latin Americanist Research Resources Project (LARRP) will meet Sunday, June 17 from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. in the Hilton Trinidad & Conference Centre, as part of the SALALM LVII Conference. LARRP is a consortium of research libraries that works to increase free and open access to information for learning and scholarship in Latin American Studies. It supports collaborative activities among individuals and organizations on a global scale but focuses on relationships within the academic library community.

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